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Mongolia Travel Restrictions

67.69% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 67.66% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mongolia.

Mongolia entry details and exceptions

Most travelers are not allowed to enter Mongolia. Travelers must apply for a special entry permit from the Mongolian Immigration Agency.

Exemption applies to Mongolian nationals, permanent residents, some long-term visa holders, and other permitted arrivals. Officials may allow foreign nationals to apply for entry visas if they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. International passenger flights remain restricted.


Outgoing travel to MongoliaTravelling from New Zealand to Mongolia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Mongolia.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Mongolia.

The isolation period can be shortened

After 7 days of quarantine, travelers can get a test. If the test is negative, travelers do not need to quarantine further.

Details and exceptions

Travelers must quarantine for 14 days on arrival. The first 7 days must be at a quarantine facility. The last 7 days must be at home.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Mongolia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Mongolia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Mongolia will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Mongolia

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most foreign visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mongolia. Please check the official guidelines from Mongolia for permitted groups and exceptions to the entry restrictions.

  • Most visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mongolia.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Mongolia.

  • Mask usage in Mongolia is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Mongolia are open with restrictions. Bars in Mongolia are open with restrictions.

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